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Saturday 16 January 2016
by Wulf
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Not Under Pressure

Yesterday morning I noticed that water pressure in the taps seemed to be dropping and then it ceased flowing altogether. The next door neighbours (who are on the same supply line as we found out when we first tried to … Continue reading

Tuesday 11 February 2014
by Wulf
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High Water

Cycling down to the centre of Oxford yesterday, I couldn’t miss that the rivers are running high again. Passing from East Oxford into town over the Cherwell, it was only fractionally below the Botanic Garden’s riverside path; coming back the … Continue reading

Monday 18 June 2012
by Wulf
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Meter

I think we are almost at the end of our water meter saga. On Friday an engineer came round to take the external water meter off the shared supply and to fit a new meter inside the house. That is … Continue reading

Tuesday 22 May 2012
by Wulf
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Watering Season

It turned warm yesterday afternoon and today has been the first of a promised run of hot, dry days. Glorious! Of course, it also means that regular watering will have to resume in the garden; if we continue to get … Continue reading

Saturday 12 May 2012
by Wulf
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Still a Drought Zone

We have enjoyed a couple of fairly sunny days without rain which, given recent weather patterns, is unusual enough to comment on. However, despite the wettest April on record, Oxford is one of the areas of the UK which remains … Continue reading